T.J. Zeuch

Born: 08/01/1995 (Age: 24)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 225
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 2016 MLB Draft, 1st Round (Blue Jays), Univ. of Pittsburgh
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
MLB Service Time: 0.000
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: April 17th, 2018
Dates Seen: 4/5/18
Level: High A
Affiliate: Dunedin Blue Jays
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
XXL frame with a large, even body, mild physical projection remaining.
Mechanical Notes
Pitches from a full windup from the 3B side of rubber; loose compact arm action with above-average arm speed; high 3/4's slot.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 P 50 Backend Starter Moderate
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 55 55 Above-average offering.
Above-average offering.
Fastball Velocity 55 55 92-93 92-94 Above-average velocity, could play up in shorter stints in bullpen role.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 55 55 Above-average sink, ground-ball machine, late movement, has generated well-above-average GB rates.
Above-average sink, ground-ball machine, late movement, has generated well-above-average GB rates.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 50 Tends to elevate pitch and lead to hard contact, throws it down middle of plate, but with movement can go towards inner/outer halves.
Tends to elevate pitch and lead to hard contact, throws it down middle of plate, but with movement can go towards inner/outer halves.
Curveball
Curveball 40 50 76 76-78 12-to-6 shape, uses in all counts, average depth with average action, not sharp but is a good change-of-pace offering.
12-to-6 shape, uses in all counts, average depth with average action, not sharp but is a good change-of-pace offering.
Slider
Slider 45 55 82-83 82-83 Late action, more vertical depth than horizontal but is tough to elevate given high arm slot, keeps the pitch down, out pitch to both RHH and LHH; projectable.
Late action, more vertical depth than horizontal but is tough to elevate given high arm slot, keeps the pitch down, out pitch to both RHH and LHH; projectable.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 30 40 84-85 Used sparingly and only to LHH, struggled with feel and execution, often out of the zone, telegraphed, further development is needed.
Used sparingly and only to LHH, struggled with feel and execution, often out of the zone, telegraphed, further development is needed.
Control
Control 45 55 Does a quality job throwing strikes with whole arsenal, especially fastball and slider. Controls body well; athletic and repeats delivery.
Does a quality job throwing strikes with whole arsenal, especially fastball and slider. Controls body well; athletic and repeats delivery.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Plus Plus
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Plus Plus
Overall Summary
See as a back-end starter with chance to improve to mid-rotation with improvement in CHG.